Mapenzi Beach Club (Sandies) is set in a tropical garden filled with bougainvillea. They have a beautiful strip of beach on the North East of Zanzibar. The use of local materials is apparent in the construction of this resort. Mapenzi Beach Club offer an All Inclusive package which includes: Soft drinks, mineral water, wine, beer, cocktails, local spirits, coffee and tea, Snacks, Watersports, Afternoon tea, coffee and pastries, Sun loungers. Sun parasols (at the swimming pool)

There are 87 spacious bungalows charmingly furnished in traditional East African style. Room categories include: –

  • 30 deluxe beach front with Wi-Fi internet facilities (at charge)
  • 36 superior sea facing
  • 21 superior garden

All rooms have a canopy bed with mosquito net, large bathroom with walk-in shower and double wash hand basin. In room facilities include: A/C, ceiling fan, stocked mini bar, coffee and tea making facilities, digital in room personal safe, telephone for internal use, hairdryer, shaver plug point, electricity 220V 50 Hz and large private veranda.

Restaurants and Bars

  • Main Restaurant – with Swahili Corner
  • Nakupenda Pizzeria
  • Suli Suli – A La Carte Restaurant – Seafood specialties
  • Pool Bar
  • Beach Bar
  • Alif Laila – Shisha, Arabic Coffee and Tea (extra charge)

Resort Services and Facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • MVUA African Rain Spa
  • ‘Spherique’ fashion boutique with drugstore
  • Internet Service
  • Wi-Fi facilities in public areas (at charge)
  • Laundry service against payment
  • Meeting room
  • TV room with satellite channels
  • Medical assistance against payment
  • Doctor on call (24 hours)
  • Animation team with daily and evening entertainment
  • Water sports centre
  • Tennis court (day-light)
  • Children service: baby cot, high chair
  • Evening entertainment with African shows, live music and karaoke nights.

Leisure and Sport Facilities

  • Catamaran, laser boat, windsurfing and canoe
  • Sailing and windsurfing courses
  • Water-ski, wakeboarding and tube riding
  • Blokart and bicycle
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Snorkeling trips to Mnemba Marine Park
  • Water gym and stretching
  • Beach Volley and beach soccer
  • Archery
  • Table tennis, darts and table games
  • Pool Table